Bengaluru, Oct 8: The ripples in the Karnataka Congress do not seem to end. Just when one rebellion was put to rest another rose and this time the unhappiness was made known on Twitter.
Bengaluru, Sep 18: There appears to be no let up in dissent within the Karnataka Congress. Former Chief Minister of Karnataka, Siddaramaiah who was roped in to play peace maker appears to have failed in his efforts.
With a day left for the council of ministers to be sworn in, there is lobbying within the Congress has touched dizzying heights. As per the agreement with the JD(S), the Congress would get 22 berths out of the 34.
Congress MLA from Karnataka, Siddu Nyamgouda passed away in a road accident. He was on his way from Goa to Bagalkot when his car met with an accident.
The Karnataka BJP used a Game of Thrones meme to warn the Congress. The meme showed Ned Stark, the Warden of North with his sword ice mouthing the motto of House Stark, ” winter is coming.”
The big debate is on the recommendation of a religious minority status for the Lingayats in Karnataka. While the opposition BJP has termed the decision by the Karnataka Congress government as an attempt to divide the Hindus, the other question is who will such a move benefit.
Former Congress minister Qamrul Islam passed away in Bengaluru today. He suffered from a cardiac arrest.
The Congress high command put all speculation to rest and decided to continue with Dr. G Parameshwar as the head of the Karnataka unit of the party. There is less than a year to go for the assembly elections in Karnataka and the party decided that it would continue with the Dalit face to lead the party.